I contemplated titling this review something like "Civil War is the film 'Batman vs. Superman' wanted to be," but comparing Marvel's newest picture to something as awful, calamitous and destructive as "Batman vs. Superman" is an insult to "Civil War." Hell, it's an insult to the American Civil War. (subscriber access) Friday, May 13, 2016
After Mayweather vs. Pacquiao, I didn't think I could be more disappointed in a fight - little did I know that "Batman v Superman" was coming out the following spring.
Like the bout between welterweights Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao - two of the greatest pound-for-pound boxers - the confrontation between two of the most popular comic book heroes, Batman and Superman, came at the wrong time - all four combatants were out of their prime. (subscriber access) Friday, April 1, 2016